Apple at its Special Keynote Event at Steve Jobs Theater today launched the latest and the all-new iPhone line up which consists of the new iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR and Apple Watch Series 4 with a bigger display.
The new iPhone XS comes with a 5.8-inch super retina OLED display and the iPhone XS Max comes with the 6.5-inch super retina OLED display. Both the iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max will be available in 64GB, 256GB, and 512GB internal storage variant. Both the iPhones will be available in Silver, Black, and Gold colour options.
On the other hand, the iPhone XR features a 6.1-inch LCD display and includes 64GB of internal storage which goes up to 256GB variant. The iPhone XR will be available in Black, White, Red, Yellow, Blue, and Coral colour options.
The new iPhones comes powered by Apple’s custom-designed A12 chip which includes a six-core CPU, a quad-core GPU, and a dedicated neural engine similar which now can handle five trillion AI operations per second. Apple also says that with new A12 chip apps will launch 30% faster.
On the camera front, the new iPhone packs two 12-megapixel sensors on the back, one wide-angle camera (f/1.8 aperture) and the other a telephoto camera (f/2.4 aperture). Both have 6-element lenses, and optical image stabilisation.
As we have reported earlier, both the iPhone XS and the XS Max will come with dual-SIM, dual standby support for the first time.
As for the camera on of the iPhone XR, it has a single 12-megapixel sensor with 6-element lens, f/1.8 aperture.
iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR Pricing
The iPhone XS will be available with a starting price of $999. The iPhone Xs Max, on the other hand, will cost $1,099). The iPhone XR will start at $749 for 64GB, with 128GB and 256GB also available.
Apple Watch Series 4
Apple at the event also launched the new Apple Watch series 4 which will be available with a bigger display size measuring 40MM and 44MM. The Apple watch 4 is also the first to feature ECG (Electrocardiography) sensor packed right into the Apple watch 4 that will provide users to check the health of their hearts by using the ECG on the go.
The display of the new Apple watch 4 also has the curved screen this time to provide better viewing experience on the watch.
The new Apple watch price starts from $499 for the Cellular version and the Bluetooth/GPS model will start at $399. The Apple Watch series 4 will be available for pre-order on September 14, and you’ll be able to get it starting next Friday, September 21. The watchOS 5 will begin rolling out on September 17.